COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, September 8, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 511 74,007
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 302 42,010
Males 209 31,994
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 3 months to 104 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 56 3,822
Hanover 5 2,448
Kingston & St. Andrew 130 18,644
Manchester 34 5,101
Portland 0 1,994
St. Ann 35 5,425
St. Catherine 100 13,393
St. Elizabeth 32 3,324
St. James 26 7,367
St. Mary 5 2,301
St. Thomas 64 2,950
Trelawny 4 2,720
Westmoreland 20 4,518
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

465 30 16 511
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

64,967 5,484 3,556 74,007
NEGATIVE today

 

1,028 All negatives are included in PCR tests 163 1,191
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

319,239 173,018 492,257
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,493 30 179 1,702
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

384,206 5,484 176,576 566,266
Positivity Rate[1] 32.5%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 19* 1,685
Coincidental Deaths 1 174
Deaths under investigation 5  210
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 96 49,231
Active Cases  22,615  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 45,997  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

740  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

149  
Patients Severely Ill

 

124  
 

Patients Critically Ill

52  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 6  
Home 21,829  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,049
Imported 4 1,186
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,539
Under Investigation 507 65,997
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS: (August 11-September 7, 2021)

  • An 80-year-old Male from Manchester
  • An 89-year-old Male from Manchester
  • A 19-year-old Female from Manchester
  • A 50-year-old Male from Manchester
  • An 80-year-old Female from Manchester
  • A 53-year-old Male from Manchester
  • A 77-year-old Male from Manchester
  • A 70-year-old Male from Manchester
  • A 56-year-old Male from Manchester
  • A 46-year-old Male from St. Elizabeth
  • An 84-year-old Male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 76-year-old Male from Westmoreland
  • An 80-year-old Male from Westmoreland
  • A 60-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 64-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 91-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 56-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 57-year-old Female from St. James
  • A 71-year-old Male from Trelawny

[1] Based on data for RT-PCR and Public Sector COVID Rapid Antigen Testing